Plant-A-Tree Day Fall 2019

  Only days after moving in to their new residence halls at Oregon State, 12 freshmen Honors College students joined MRWC at Pioneer Village in Philomath on September 23rd to enhance the riparian habitat along Greasy Creek. The event was … Read more »

Festival Latino

    A blend of cultures came together on Sunday, September 15th for Festival Latino at Monteith Park in Albany. The annual event featured musical and dancing performances, food specialties from Mexico and South America, and a community resource fair. … Read more »

Cold Rain, Warm Smiles at 2019 Annual Celebration

Over 80 Oregonians braved the heavy rain on Sunday, September 9th to join in the 2019 Marys River Watershed Council Annual Celebration. An intrepid group of watershed enthusiasts joined Kathleen Westly, MRWC’s Education and Restoration Project Manager, for a before-dinner … Read more »

Training Teens as Teachers

Twelve bilingual (Spanish-English) high school students from Corvallis joined MRWC and the Institute for Applied Ecology for a three-day peer mentor workshop on August 27, 28, and 29th to learn about watershed health and how to be peer mentors. The … Read more »

Friends & Family Night at McMenamins!

Date:    May 29, 2018 Time:   5pm ’til closing Place:  McMenamins Corvallis Pub 420 NW Third St., Corvallis This is the night to grab your family and friends (even your furry ones!) and head to McMenamins Corvallis Pub! A … Read more »

Let’s Pull Together! Saturday May 19th

Let’s Pull Together to remove weeds from the places we love! On Saturday, May 19, 2018 bring your friends, your family, your group, and join in at any one of our six Let’s Pull Together locations! Our site coordinators and on-site … Read more »

Marys River Town Hall

When: Tuesday, April 24th, 5pm – 8pm Where: Chintimini Senior Ctr., 2601 NW Tyler Avenue, Corvallis (Multi-Purpose Room) What: Join Marys River Watershed Council staff, Board and volunteers for lively conversation about what’s important to you and your watershed. Enjoy refreshments and the … Read more »

Oregon Approves Lamprey Creek!

At its Saturday, June 27th meeting in Newport, Oregon, the Oregon Geographic Names Board unanimously approved the name “Lamprey Creek” for the unnamed Oak Creek tributary that originates in the Skyline West Neighborhood.  Board members were very complimentary about the … Read more »